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Re: [tlug] Using JDIC from inside ...

Botond Botyanszki <> wrote:
>> Jim Breen <> wrote:
>> > Can you make it loop looking for something to turn up? That was a nice
>> > feature of the one that Todd & I started on. No keystrokes at all; just
>> > highlight the text. ISTR it sits in a 1000ms sleep loop doing a "catch"
>> > on the cut buffer.
>> It would be possible I guess. The fact is that only a low percentage of
>> the selections I make are Japanese or English text that I want to look up
>> in gjiten. It would be rather annoying to have it popping up with a bunch
>> of C,perl,whatever code in it saying it didn't find a match.

In the more-or-less-abandoned program I was trying, I only popped a 
window if the cut text was all of (a) in Japanese, (b) different from
the last time it found anything, (c) in the dictionary. Also I hade a 
little two-button Enable/Disable panel which made it turn off 

I think it'd be *very* popular. Maybe I'll blow the dust of my X Library


Jim Breen                      
Computer Science & Software Engineering,                Tel: +61 3 9905 9554
Monash University, VIC 3800, Australia                  Fax: +61 3 9905 5146
(Monash Provider No. 00008C)                ジム・ブリーン@モナシュ大学

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